The Duke has easy access to a variety of Golf courses, from beginner to professional. All within 30 a minute drive from the hotel. The below are just a selection of the closest courses that Devon and Cornwall has to offer.
Boringdon Park – 20 minutes drive
A friendly golf club in Plymouth, set in 400 acres of glorious parkland with unparalleled coastala nd countryside views and holds 2 enjoyable courses and extensive club facilities.
St Mellion – 30 minute drive
Voted the ‘Best Golf Course’ in the West of England and Ranked 2nd Best 4* Golf Resort UK & Ireland.
Golf at St. Mellion is quite simply as good as it gets…
Whether you are looking to visit with a couple of friends for a golf break or coming as a large society golf group, St. Mellion Estate offers an exceptional golfing experience. The Nicklaus Signature Course is not for the faint hearted and you will leave the 18th green feeling nothing but admiration for the course and the man behind it’s awesome design. The Kernow Course should by no means be disregarded as just a second course…it’s framed fairways, interesting water hazards and thoughtful design make it delightful challenge for any level of golfer.
“To this day, I don’t think there is another course like it in the UK. I am pleased
St. Mellion continues to offer a first class golf experience for its members and guests.”
Quote Jack Nicklaus
Elfordleigh Golf Course – 30 minutes drive
Set in the stunning Plymouth countryside, Elfordleigh Golf Course is the perfect choice for golf groups and individual golfers alike. This challenging 18-hole course has matured beautifully with age and offers stunning views of the surrounding woodland area. Described as an experience never to be forgotten, Elfordleigh Golf Course creates a challenging, characterful, and profoundly satisfying playing experience for golfers of every level.
China Fleet Club Course
China Fleet Country Club is a superb 18 hole, parkland golf course designed by Dr. Martin Grant Hawtree, located amongst 180 acres of beautiful Cornish Countryside along the River Tamar. Based in Saltash and only a 15-minute drive from Plymouth, our golf course is the perfect location for all Devon and Cornwall golfers, that’s what makes our golf membership so popular!
Staddon Heights Golf Club – 20 minute drive
Located on the outskirts of Plymouth, Staddon Heights Golf Club is a cliff-top course that has 18 holes and endless views.
As you play through, you’ll get glimpses of the Devon and Cornwall coast out over Plymouth Sound and Dartmoor.
This golf club was established in 1904 and features several holes that showcase the amazing views. While not the most challenging course you could play in the area, it is great for golfers of any skill level to enjoy.
Yelverton Golf Club – 30 minute drive
Regularly featured as one of the top golf courses in Devon, the Yelverton Golf Club is a moorland style course nestled into South Devon, about 15 minutes outside of Plymouth.
With 18 holes and a plethora of natural challenges to play around, views across Dartmoor and Cornwall, and even some furry visitors like ponies and cattle.
The old mine workings are also turned into a part of the course, so all players will have a fun time on this unique course.